Magazine - Golf (Page 14)
11 Jul 2012 - Golf - Editor
PGA Catalunya Resort, the world-class golf venue near Barcelona, is to undergo significant upgrades to its award-winning Stadium Course, as part of a three-year partnership with The European Tour that will see the Qualifying School Final Stage held at the acclaimed 36-hole resort until at least 2014.
10 Jul 2012 - Golf - Editor
A popular golf club in Somerset has bought two new Toro greensmowers to help maintain its 18-hole golf course.
8 Jul 2012 - Golf - Editor
New sustainability bar being set for Gleneagles 2014
The River Severn provides the ultimate water hazard at Bridgnorth Golf Club
8 Jul 2012 - Golf - Neil Hancock - Issue 42 - April / May 2012
For the Greenkeeping fraternity, given the day-to-day challenges, such as under pressure club finances, coping with the UK’s temperamental climate and the even more temperamental Greens committee, providing members with a course that suits all concerned is difficult enough. For one man, who also has to deal with occasional trespass onto his course by one of our main arterial rivers, the job is made that much more difficult.
6 Jul 2012 - Golf - Chloe Miller
Presentation is of great importance at Overstone Park Golf Club in Northamptonshire, since the club is part of a leisure resort where hotel guests and second home owners enjoy a luxury health club as well as the 18-hole golf course.
4 Jul 2012 - Golf - Editor
by Golf Tourism Scotland (GTS) today. With representatives from across Scotland’s golf sector, including Fergus Ewing, Minister for Energy, Enterprise & Tourism, the summit provided an important opportunity to examine the opportunities offered by the upcoming Ryder Cup and Open Championships.
30 Jun 2012 - Golf - Mike Beardall
Sundridge Park Golf Club in Kent has as much interest in its trees as in its greens and fairways.
27 Jun 2012 - Golf - Editor
At the latest BIGGA Board of Management meeting Chairman Andrew Mellon informed the Board of his need to relinquish his role.
25 Jun 2012 - Golf - Steve Mitchell
Royal Lytham and St Annes Golf Club hosts The 2012 Open Championship and for head greenkeeper Paul Smith it will be the second time that he has prepared the course for the biggest golf tournament of the year, having been in charge when The Open was last played over the famous Lancashire links course in 2001.
23 Jun 2012 - Golf - Editor - 1 comment
Mytime Active, which manages 19 public ‘pay and play’ golf centres in London, the South and Midlands, has joined the UK Golf Course Owners Association (UKGCOA).
21 Jun 2012 - Golf - Editor
ProQuip, the Preferred Weatherwear Supplier to The 2012 European Ryder Cup Team, began final preparations for the biennial match during the recent BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Club.
17 Jun 2012 - Golf - Editor
The National Trust is initiating a legal challenge to the decision to grant planning permission for a major golf resort and hotel development on green field land at Runkerry.
16 Jun 2012 - Golf - Editor
Following a dramatic conclusion to the 37th Curtis Cup, a ceremonial changing of the guard has taken place at The Nairn Golf Club.
14 Jun 2012 - Golf - Editor
European Golf Design (EGD) has been ranked among the Top 10 Most Active Architects in the world by global golf industry magazine Golf Inc, and is one of only two European practices to feature in the list.
31 May 2012 - Golf - John Handley
South Staffordshire Golf Club is a prestigious golf course in the Midlands, designed in 1908 by one of the famous triumvirate, Harry Vardon, and over the years has been adjusted by such golfing luminaries as Harry Colt, James Braid and, more recently Donald Steel.
31 May 2012 - Golf - Peter Driver
The East Sussex National Golf Club, situated in 1,100 acres of rolling undulating hills of the South Downs, near Uckfield in East Sussex, has recently taken delivery of an additional 25 TXT golf cars from local E-Z-GO distributor, Ernest Doe and Son Ltd.
29 May 2012 - Golf - David Golding
Ripon City Golf Club North Yorkshire recently played host to the latest employer focused workshop organised by the GTC in association with Swan Golf Designs, one of the GTC’s Quality Assured Training Providers.
Furness Golf Club - stand up and be counted
29 May 2012 - Golf - Laurence Gale MSc - Issue 42 - April / May 2012
As roving reporters go, our editor roves more than most. One area that has avoided his camera, until recently, is West Cumbria. So, when he got the call to visit Furness Golf Club, he was off like the proverbial rat up a drainpipe! Here, he talks to the club’s Head Greenkeeper, Alick Mackay, about the trials and tribulations of maintaining a golf course in one of the windiest, wettest and most exposed parts of the country